G4S said it made a "clerical error" in evaluating the psychological test of Omar Mateen when hiring him as a security guard. Police say Mateen shot and killed 49 people at a nightclub in Orlando.
Stephen Sellner · June 20, 2016
G4S announced on Thursday it is shutting down its business in Israel for commercial reasons. However, the global Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions campaign says it was because of pressure it applied to the company for being complicit to human rights abuses in prisons to Palestinians.
Stephen Sellner · March 11, 2016
Global integrated security company G4S announced its partnership with Sun Life Stadium, home of NFL franchise the Miami Dolphins. G4S will deliver security solutions for the stadium.
SSI Staff · October 19, 2015
Geoff Gerks will supervise human resources, learning and development, and health and safety for all G4S businesses in North America.
SSI Staff · August 27, 2015
This year G4S presented its annual Security Officer of the Year Award to two of its employees for valiant efforts.
SSI Staff · July 16, 2015
G4S Government Solutions has changed its name to Centerra Group, a global government and critical infrastructure services company, as part of the deal. The transaction does not include G4S Secure Solutions.
SSI Staff · December 02, 2014
G4S Technology's new Technology Services Center is staffed with security professionals 24/7/365 to deliver network connectivity, security and reliable communications speed. Real-time remote monitoring services include applied behavior recognition algorithms, advanced video analytic-generated alarms and events, scheduled and ad-hoc video guard tours, lobby management, and control of gates, doors and access points.
Scott Goldfine · October 01, 2014
The members of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement want the security firm to stop providing equipment and services to Israeli prisons.
SSI Staff · August 25, 2014
Strong demand in North America and emerging markets is helping G4S recoup from a string of high profile fiascos.
SSI Staff · August 13, 2014
Frequent facilities expansion necessitating system upgrades is a chief reason the healthcare market is among security’s most robust. For more than two decades, Lafayette (La.) General Medical Center has relied on its integrator to keep current, including a recent project with 100 cameras and 25 card readers.
By Deborah O’Mara · July 21, 2014